Local News

No to Solar Panels in the Country Park

Many of us breathed a sigh of relief this week when some common sense prevailed at Hastings Borough Council. Hastings Country Park will not now have industrial solar panels installed.

Sally-Ann Hart becomes the new MP for Hastings and Rye

On December 12th Sally-Ann Hart won the Hastings and Rye seat by a majority of 4,043. She secured 26,896 votes, increasing Amber Rudd’s 2017 majority by 3,697 votes and polling a record number of votes in the constituency.

Our new candidate For Hastings and Rye

Hastings & Rye Conservatives are pleased to announce that the selection of the new candidate has taken place on Friday evening & we can confirm that Sally-Ann Hart is the new Conservative Candidate for Hastings & Rye.

The council should not be spending huge sums for little return.

You may not recognise the name ‘York Buildings’ but you would probably recognise them if you saw them. It is an attractive building with black glazed bricks in the town centre and Millets occupies the ground floor. The whole building is owned by Hastings Borough Council.

Carnoustie Close Playground to be Refurbished

Cllr Rob Lee and Cllr Andy Patmore would like to thank everyone who contacted us about the play area in Carnoustie Close.

We are delighted to let you know that due to the pressure we were able to exert on your behalf, the Carnoustie Close play area will be refurbished.

Ore Library consultation statement

"As the elected representative for Baird and Ore I would like to welcome the fact that my division is within a short bus ride to Hastings Library which has recently had an £8m investment.


Some of you may have already noticed that a number of properties located in Pett Road are taking part in a Sussex Safer Road “Speed Awareness “ project here in Pett, and you to may wish to take part.  


Conquest Ward Advice Surgeries

Cllrs Rankin and Atkins run two regular ward surgeries each month at St Peter and Paul Church, Parkstone Road from 1:00pm – 2:00pm on the first Saturday of each month and at Tesco's Little Ridge Avenue at 10:30am on the 3rd Saturday of each month. All conquest ward residents are welcome.